The Thursday Quote

“Beer was drunk copiously, even at breakfast and even by the pleasure-wary Puritans … For foreigners English ale was an acquired taste even then. As one Continental visitor noted uneasily, it was ‘cloudy like horse’s urine’.”

Bill Bryson
William Collins (2016)

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